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Jewels of the Smithsonian Craft Show

Meet some of the artists who will be making their first-time appearance at the prestigious juried show.

April 20, 2017

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Searching for the Gold Standard in Sunscreens

It’s not easy finding the sunscreen of your dreams.

April 19, 2017

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Ebony Fashion Fair

The fair was a fashion extravaganza, with one woman’s genius behind it.

April 11, 2017

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Home & Design

Green Acre #50: Would You Hire Me . . .

. . . to write about gardening? And other imponderable questions.

April 19, 2017

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Powder-Room Party

These tiny rooms can be a place to try wild design ideas.

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Clutter-Free Kitchens–Wotta Concept!

There are ways to kick the clutter habit if you set up new protocols.

April 12, 2017

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Lifestyle & Culture

I Hate Eating Out

It’s nice to be treated with respect when you go out to eat — and get a menu — without waving at your waiter.

April 23, 2017

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Weekend Reading: The Shadow Land

Sometimes you have to travel halfway around the world to come to terms with yourself.

April 20, 2017

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Artist Faith Ringgold Tells Stories Through Painted Quilts

The Smithsonian Craft Show is only a week away. What are you waiting for? Buy tickets.

April 18, 2017

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Popcorn: It’s Healthy

A popcorn lover dissects the options for her favorite snack.

April 17, 2017

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Empathy: Pros and Cons

Feeling pain for your fellow human beings is not necessarily a good thing. We explain.

April 10, 2017

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The Trouble With Wipes, Washes and Sunscreens

Find out which products pose health and environmental dangers.

April 3, 2017

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